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Colour of Poverty – Colour of Change is hiring!

Colour of Poverty – Colour of Change Project Coordinator: Breaking Down Barriers by Racialized Communities Contract: 14 month Full-time position from February 2022 - March 31, 2023 (based on 35 hours a week, flexible weekly hours, including some weeknights and weekends) Pay Rate: $50,000 per annum Start date: February, 2022 Project Description The Project is … Continue reading Colour of Poverty – Colour of Change is hiring!

In honour of 215 Indigenous Children and in solidarity with Indigenous Peoples

Toronto/June 2, 2021 Colour of Poverty - Colour of Change (COP-COC) mourns the 215 children found buried in unmarked burial sites at the former Kamloops Indian Residential School. We are heartsick at the intense loss to the families, communities, Indigenous Peoples and the country. We mourn the thousands of Indigenous children who never came home, … Continue reading In honour of 215 Indigenous Children and in solidarity with Indigenous Peoples

Ontario Budget 2021-2022 – a racial justice relevant summary ( March 24, 2021 )

Anti‐Racism and Anti‐Hate Grant program - $1.6 million over 2 years to address systemic racism - by supporting community based anti‐racism initiatives focusing on anti‐Black racism, anti‐Indigenous racism, anti‐Semitism and Islamophobia - no mention of anti-Asian racism !? $4 million to provide culturally responsive support to First Nations, Métis and Inuit populations. In recognizing COVID‐19 … Continue reading Ontario Budget 2021-2022 – a racial justice relevant summary ( March 24, 2021 )